User:Charles Matthews/EMLO research

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Short title URL Scope Type State of identifiers Comments
ADB http://www.deutsche-biographie.de/
AEIOU http://austria-forum.org/af/AEIOU Austria-related topics encyclopedic ~30K entries
CCEd English and Welsh clergy
CERA/MATEO http://www.uni-mannheim.de/mateo Early Modern primary sources Collection database As in http://www.uni-mannheim.de/mateo/cera/autoren/garmann_cera.html
CERL
DBNL http://www.dbnl.org/ Biographisch woordenboek van protestantsche godgeleerden in Nederland
DSDE http://www.denstoredanske.dk/ General encyclopedic w:Den Store Danske Encyklopædi
DWB http://yba.llgc.org.uk/en Welsh biographies, typically not in ODNB Encyclopedic As in http://yba.llgc.org.uk/en/s2-CEML-WYN-1888.html Dictionary of Welsh Biography:
DWC http://www.dwc.knaw.nl/ Early Modern scientists in the Low Countries Encyclopedic As in http://www.dwc.knaw.nl/viglius-wigle-van-aytta-1507-1577/ Digitaal Wetenschapshistorisch Centrum
EB http://www.britannica.com General Encyclopedic As in http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/14152/Alexander-VII
EI http://www.iranicaonline.org/ Iranian civilization in the Middle East, the Caucasus, Central Asia, and the Indian subcontinent Encyclopedic As in http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/haas-william Encyclopedia Iranica
EMLO http://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/ Early Modern correspondence Prosopographic Record IDs, persons included with letters, places Important scholarly project that has already done much matching. Access to 17803 persons at http://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/browse/people
Galileo http://galileo.rice.edu/ Scientists of the time of Galileo Curated As in http://galileo.rice.edu/Catalog/NewFiles/hevelius.html
HLS http://www.hls-dhs-dss.ch/ Swiss historical biography Encyclopedic Historisches Lexikon der Schweiz, trilingual
HoP Biographies of MPs, plus constituency histories History of Parliament
LBS http://www.ucl.ac.uk/lbs/ Prosopographic Legacies of British Slave-ownership
NPG http://www.npg.org.uk Subjects of portraits Collection database IDs such as http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/person/mp50347 National Portrait Gallery, London. Works identifiers are separate, e.g. http://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw35695/.
PRDL http://www.prdl.org Early Modern theology and philosophy books As in http://www.prdl.org/author_view.php?a_id=2441 Post-Reformation Digital Library
Links to WP, authority control, http://www.portraitindex.de/, ADB, EMLO at least